She was signed to Pearlman’s label, Transcontinental Records in 2002, and began working on her first studio album at just 13 years old.
To promote her music career, Hogan and her father appeared in a one-hour special on VH1.
Hogan was signed to Trans Continental Records in 2002.
The special was the highest rated of VH1’s “Inside Out ” series, leading to Hogan and her family starring in the reality television series (2005–07).
While filming, Hogan recorded her first studio album titled “This Voice” with Pearlman, but the album was never released due to Pearlman’s arrest for money laundering through his label.
She has opened for Toby Keith, Ashlee Simpson, Akon, Aaron Carter, Danity Kane, the Pussycat Dolls, Cassie, Kimberly Locke, and Jo Jo. The television special chronicled Hogan working on her debut album, as well as showed her father’s role in the album making process.
The special was a major success for the network, and the success of the special led to VH1 turning it into an entire television series, titled .The series premiered in July 2005, and was the highest rated series in the network’s history.